Directed by Darren Aronofsky, starring Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Michelle Pfeiffer and Ed Harris I attended the screening with my mother, yes mother! with mother. My mother and I see all sorts of films together. Several years ago it was her idea to see Killer Joe, a film she loved by the way. My only […]


Good Favour

Directed by Rebecca Daly, starring Vincent Romeo, Lars Brygmann and Victoria Mayer A young stranger, Tom, stumbles into a remote Christian village somewhere in the Netherlands. He’s injured, disoriented and helpless, so it seems. The kind folk take him in and treat him with kindness. The villagers’ devotion to God and the Bible’s teachings is […]


City of Tiny Lights 

Directed by Pete Travis, and starring Riz Ahmed, Billie Piper and Roshan Seth This British indie film premiered at TIFF last year but I was unable to make my schedule work to see it. I’d bought tickets and a good friend went in my place. She said it was great. I always wondered if she […]